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How to lay a new lawn

How to lay a new lawn

Well the best advice we've always been given is to lay your lawn green side up… but it is a little more complicated than that. Step 1Soil preparation Soil preparation is the key to a successful lawn. And as they say, soils ain't soils.So, before you start ordering...

Tips for greener grass

Tips for greener grass

We all love a how to list, but you’re really going to love this one.Before we jump into making it green we need to understand why it went yellow in the first place. The most common reasons for a yellow lawn are:My lawn isn’t exactly yellow but my neighbours is better-...

Herbicides

Herbicides

Weed killers, also known as herbicides are a great way to control a large number of weeds within your lawn. Weeds are extremely common in Australian lawns, with Bindii’s in the feet simply a part of growing up.While we always recommend small infestations of weeds are...

Armyworms

Armyworms

Scientific Name Spodoptera spp.What the damage looks like Skeletons, that’s the easiest way to describe the way your lawn looks after Lawn Armyworm have been through. The Lawn Armyworm is a caterpillar which loves to eat the soft leaf blades of the lawn but is not...

African Black Beetle

African Black Beetle

African Black Beetle is a beetle (Coleoptera family) that originated from southern Africa. So pretty self-explanatory really. As a member of the beetle family it has a life cycle that goes from eggs to larvae (witchety grub, sometimes called curl grubs) before...